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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Farmworkers and Laborers

Markowski Farms

West Suffield, CT

$15.66 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18606682881
Email address to Apply:
agfarm813@gmail.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
35
Job Duties:
Must be able to safely operate TRACTORS, set up, and perform minor repairs to farm machinery. Driver's license is helpful. Work will include but not limited to Plant, Cultivate, and Harvest various crops such as, but not limited to tobacco. Duties will include but are not limited to applying fertilizer/ pesticides, picking, packing, processing, handling harvested products. General maintenance of farm buildings, and fields, will also participate in irrigation activities. Work is usually performed outdoors, sometimes under extremely hot or cold conditions. work is physically demanding requiring workers to bend, stoop, lift, and carry up to 50 lbs on a frequent basis. 2 months experience required in work listed.
Job Classification:
45-2092.02 - Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
2
Special Requirements:
exposure to extreme temp, lifting 50 lbs, repetitive movements, extensive pushing and pulling, extensive walking, frequent stooping.
Number of Hours Per Week:
40
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
7:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
Markowski Farms
Location:
West Suffield , CT 06093
Telephone Number:
+18606682881

Worksite

Address:
216 Babbs Rd, West Suffield , CT 06093

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22122-125829
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/5/2022

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